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  Diary, scattered entries
Author: Adair, Samuel Lyle
Date: September 10, 1854, through February 7, 1861

The diary entries are very scattered. The first entry indicated that Adair and his wife were considering coming to Kansas. The other entries relate to daily activities and Adair's ministry. He often mentioned who he visited and who was ill. The entry for Feb. 4, 1861, noted that Kansas had been admitted to the Union.

Location of Original: KSHS Call Number: Samuel & Florella Adair Collection, #161, Box 8, Folder 8
Item Number: 100575 Number of images: 13
Keywords: Adair, Samuel Lyle; Admission, Kansas (see also Statehood); Diaries; Free state activities; Lykins County, Kansas Territory (see also Miami County, Kansas); Miami County, Kansas (see also Lykins County, Kansas Territory); Osawatomie, Kansas Territory; Religion

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